Whitney Houston left behind an incomparable legacy, in part because of that peerless voice and partly down to insights into her often-troubled personal life after she had died. There were two films made about her personal troubles and triumphs – the first, Whitney: Can I Be Me released in 2017 – was met with some criticism due to the lack of involvement from her friends and family – ex-husband Bobby Brown sued the filmmakers . The second, released in 2018, simply titled Whitney, had interviews with her family members and those around her. Both films explored the darker side of her life in the wake of her surprising death. When did Whitney die and how old was she? When did Whitney Houston die? Whitney was found dead on February 11, 2012 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in California. The coroner’s report into her death found that she had accidentally drowned in the bathtub, with heart disease and cocaine use listed as contributing factors. It’s been eight … [Read more...] about When did Whitney Houston die, how old was she and when was she married to Bobby Brown?
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Bobbi Kristina Brown, the only child of late singer Whitney Houston, has died aged 22. She passed away on Sunday around six months after suffering irreversible brain damage in an incident at her suburban Atlanta home, her family said in a statement. Brown, whose father is R&B singer Bobby Brown, was found face down and unresponsive in a bathtub in her home by her partner Nick Gordon and a friend on January 31 – three years after her mother drowned in the bathtub of a Beverly Hills hotel at age 48. According to TMZ , officials are planning to launch a murder investigation into the death of Bobbi Kristina and her boyfriend Nick is allegedly their first person of interest. Bobbi was originally found with bruises on her face and body, swollen lips and a missing tooth. The reported murder investigation is pending an autopsy on her body. Bobbi Kristina’s family members made the decision to take her off life support and stop treatment in the last few weeks of her life after … [Read more...] about Whitney Houston’s daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown, 22, dies six months after being found face down in a bathtub
DETROIT (AP) — Famous for gazing over eyeglasses worn on the end of his nose, Carl Levin seemed at ease wherever he went, whether attending a college football game back home in Michigan or taking on a multibillion-dollar corporation before cameras on Capitol Hill. FILE – In this June 4, 2013, file photo, Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman Sen. Carl Levin, D-Mich. asks a question of a witness during a hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington on legislation regarding sexual assaults in the military. Former Sen. Carl Levin, a powerful voice for the military during his career as Michigan’s longest-serving U.S. senator, has died. The Democrat was 87. Levin’s family says Levin died Thursday, July 29, 2021. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File) Michigan’s longest-serving U.S. senator had a slightly rumpled, down-to-earth demeanor that helped him win over voters throughout his 36-year career, as did his staunch support for the hometown auto industry. But the Harvard-educated attorney also … [Read more...] about Carl Levin, Michigan’s Longest-Serving Senator, Dies At 87
Dusty Hill, one of the founding members of the legendary 1970s rock group ZZ Top, has died, his bandmates announced on Wednesday. He was 72 years old. Hill, a bassist and vocalist for the band whose hits include Legs and Gimme All Your Lovin', passed away in his sleep while at home in Houston, Texas . His death was announced on Wednesday by his bandmates, Billy Gibbons and Frank Beard, who shared the sad news on Instagram. Hill's death comes after the musician had to drop out of recent ZZ Top shows when he was taking care of a hip injury. At that time, the band said its longtime guitar tech, Elwood Francis, would fill in on bass, slide guitar and harmonica. It is not known if his death is related to his recovery from the injury. A ZZ Top concert scheduled for Wednesday night at the CCNB Amphitheatre in Simpsonville, South Carolina has been canceled. Fans who bought tickets through TicketMaster and Live Nation will automatically have their purchases refunded. The ZZ … [Read more...] about ZZ Top bassist Dusty Hill, 72, dies at his Houston home just days after dropping out of shows due to a hip injury
Ruth Pearl, the mother of Daniel Pearl , a reporter for The Wall Street Journal who was brutally murdered by Muslim extremists in Pakistan in 2002, thrusting her and her husband, Judea, into the global spotlight, died on July 20 at her home in Los Angeles. She was 85. Judea Pearl confirmed her death but did not specify the cause. Mrs. Pearl, who was born in Iraq, was a retired software developer living in Los Angeles when Daniel, 38, The Journal’s South Asia bureau chief, was kidnapped while reporting in Karachi. Despite pleas from his parents and desperate efforts to win his release by the U.S. government, his kidnappers beheaded him on Feb. 1, 2002, recording a video of his last words — “My father’s Jewish, my mother’s Jewish, I’m Jewish.” Daniel’s murder came just months after the terrorists attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, and the subsequent invasion of Afghanistan by the United States and its allies. His murderers singled him out because he was American and Jewish, a fact that … [Read more...] about Ruth Pearl, Mother of Murdered Reporter Daniel Pearl, Dies at 85